Financial Economics

    UCSI University Malaysia  Economics  Bachelor  18


Business & Information Science


What will you learn?

UCSI University’s Bachelor of Financial Economics (Hons) is structured to equip students with sound knowledge of financial and economic analyses. Students are trained to put their ideas to practice throughout the program, which boasts breadth and depth in financial economics.

At the University, we believe in grooming the best practitioners not only in, but for, the industry. In this light, our graduates are equipped with a solid understanding of key industrial practices and the fundamental assumptions that make them work. From policy analysis to financial risk analysis, our students will be exposed to a wide variety of decision making processes and strategic considerations, enabling them to make more informed financial decisions. With professional knowledge and skills in hand, our graduates are set to meet the needs of today’s dynamic marketplace.



UCSI Foundation year

  • Minimum CGPA of 2.50 out of 4.00, and pass SPM (or any equivalent qualification) with credit in Mathematics and pass in English.



  • Minimum Grade C+ (GP 2.30) in any 2 subjects; and pass SPM (or any equivalent qualification) with credit in Mathematics and pass in English.



  • Minimum 2 principals (E)



  • Minimum 5 credits (B6) including Mathematics and English OR Minimum 5 credits (B6) and pass in Mathematics and English


National Matriculation/Foundation

  • Minimum CGPA of 2.50 out of 4.00, and pass SPM (or any equivalent qualification) with credit in Mathematics and pass in English.


International Baccalaureate (IB)

  • Minimum score of 26 points in 6 subjects


Canadian Pre-U

  • Minimum average of 60% in 6 subjects




  • Minimum average of 60% in 5 subjects
  • Other qualifications deemed equivalent to STPM/A-Level by Malaysian

Qualifications Agency

  • Minimum overall average of 60%

Any qualification equivalent to Diploma in Finance, Banking, Insurance or related field (Level 4, MQF)

  • Minimum CGPA of 2.50 out of 4.00

Other equivalent qualifications

  • To be reviewed by the faculty on a case-to-case basis


English Requirement:

For local student:

  • A distinction (A+, A, or A-) in the English Language subject at SPM/UEC level. If the English Language requirement is not met, student may be required to take an additional English module(s) prior to or concurrently with the undergraduate program based on the University’s decision.

For international student:

  • At least IELTS Band 6 or its equivalents (A compulsory requirement from MQA)


Tuition Fees:

Totally (USD) Yearly (USD)
$ 13560 $ 4520
$ 4520
$ 4520


Course Details:

Duration: 3 Years Intakes: January, May, September


Core areas of emphasis:

• Business Accounting • Financial Markets and institutions • Business Communication • Business Law • Statistics and Its Applications • Macroeconomics • Microeconomics • Mathematical Economics • Financial Statement Analysis • M


Career prospects:

Graduates can work in specialised positions or become highly qualified generalists. • Primary Careers • Global Asset Manager • Secondary Careers • Private Equity Specialist • Investment Risk Manager • Other Possible Careers • Statistician • Corporate Financial Analyst • Portfolio Strategist • Economist • Researcher • Financial Analyst • Financial Broker • Business Analyst • Consultant • Investment Banker


Scholarships for Post-graduate studies:

Realize your aspirations with UCSI University Trust Scholarship. We have allocated RM30million in scholarships for prodigious students like you. Scholarships and a Sports Bursary are awarded to deserving Malaysians irrespective of race, religion and creed to pursue their higher education at UCSI University. Scholarships are offered to students at Foundation, A-Levels, Diploma, Undergraduate and Postgraduate levels. 



Campus (Kuala Lumpur Campus)

No. 1, Jalan Menara Gading, UCSI Heights (Taman Connaught), Cheras, 56000 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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